Richtige Fernseher haben Röhren!
In Brief: On this site you will find pictures and information about some of the electronic, electrical and electrotechnical technology relics that the Frank Sharp Private museum has accumulated over the years .
Premise: There are lots of vintage electrical and electronic items that have not survived well or even completely disappeared and forgotten.
Or are not being collected nowadays in proportion to their significance or prevalence in their heyday, this is bad and the main part of the death land. The heavy, ugly sarcophagus; models with few endearing qualities, devices that have some over-riding disadvantage to ownership such as heavy weight,toxicity or inflated value when dismantled, tend to be under-represented by all but the most comprehensive collections and museums. They get relegated to the bottom of the wants list, derided as 'more trouble than they are worth', or just forgotten entirely. As a result, I started to notice gaps in the current representation of the history of electronic and electrical technology to the interested member of the public.
Following this idea around a bit, convinced me that a collection of the peculiar alone could not hope to survive on its own merits, but a museum that gave equal display space to the popular and the unpopular, would bring things to the attention of the average person that he has previously passed by or been shielded from. It's a matter of culture. From this, the Obsolete Technology Tellye Web Museum concept developed and all my other things too. It's an open platform for all electrical Electronic TV technology to have its few, but NOT last, moments of fame in a working, hand-on environment. We'll never own Colossus or Faraday's first transformer, but I can show things that you can't see at the Science Museum, and let you play with things that the Smithsonian can't allow people to touch, because my remit is different.
There was a society once that was the polar opposite of our disposable, junk society. A whole nation was built on the idea of placing quality before quantity in all things. The goal was not “more and newer,” but “better and higher" .This attitude was reflected not only in the manufacturing of material goods, but also in the realms of art and architecture, as well as in the social fabric of everyday life. The goal was for each new cohort of children to stand on a higher level than the preceding cohort: they were to be healthier, stronger, more intelligent, and more vibrant in every way.
The society that prioritized human, social and material quality is a Winner. Truly, it is the high point of all Western civilization. Consequently, its defeat meant the defeat of civilization itself.
Today, the West is headed for the abyss. For the ultimate fate of our disposable society is for that society itself to be disposed of. And this will happen sooner, rather than later.How to use the site:
OLD, but ORIGINAL, Well made, Funny, Not remotely controlled............. and not Made in CHINA.
- If you landed here via any Search Engine, you will get what you searched for and you can search more using the search this blog feature provided by Google. You can visit more posts scrolling the left blog archive of all posts of the month/year,
or you can click on the main photo-page to start from the main page. Doing so it starts from the most recent post to the older post simple clicking on the Older Post button on the bottom of each page after reading , post after post.
You can even visit all posts, time to time, when reaching the bottom end of each page and click on the Older Post button.
- If you arrived here at the main page via bookmark you can visit all the site scrolling the left blog archive of all posts of the month/year pointing were you want , or more simple You can even visit all blog posts, from newer to older, clicking at the end of each bottom page on the Older Post button.
So you can see all the blog/site content surfing all pages in it.
- The search this blog feature provided by Google is a real search engine. If you're pointing particular things it will search IT for you; or you can place a brand name in the search query at your choice and visit all results page by page. It's useful since the content of the site is very large.
Note that if you don't find what you searched for, try it after a period of time; the site is a never ending job !
Every CRT Television saved let revive knowledge, thoughts, moments of the past life which will never return again.........
Many contemporary "televisions" (more correctly named as displays) would not have this level of staying power, many would ware out or require major services within just five years or less and of course, there is that perennial bug bear of planned obsolescence where components are deliberately designed to fail and, or manufactured with limited edition specificities..... and without considering........picture......sound........quality........
..............The bitterness of poor quality is remembered long after the sweetness of todays funny gadgets low price has faded from memory........ . . . . . .....Don't forget the past, the end of the world is upon us! Pretty soon it will all turn to dust!
Have big FUN ! !
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Sunday, April 7, 2013
MAGNAFON 24" BELVIS 2 CRT TUBE UNITRA ZELOS A61-140W.
Lamp Plant oscilloscope UNITRA "Zelos" HISTORY:
Lamp Plant oscilloscope-Zelos, Zelos Unitra then in New Iwiczna near Warsaw (near Piaseczno) was a manufacturer of picture tube (for monochrome TV), radar and oscilloscope. Zakład ten znajdował się przy ul. This plant was located at. Puławskiej, Puławska, practically adjacent to electron Establishments Lamina.
Zelos was created in 1957 through the separation section of the lamp oscilloscope Electric Lamp Factory of them. R. Luksemburg przy ul. R. Luxemburg Street. Karolkowej. Karolkowa.
The choice of location in Iwiczna was due, inter alia, that the Department required a lot of space on the lines. In the first years were manufactured 14-inch tubes (35MK1), used among other things on TV, "Belvedere" and "Turquoise" and produced oscilloscope tubes were manufactured under license from the Soviet (eg 8ŁO30, 18ŁM35). In later years (60s) for the production came CRT 17 - inch AW43-80, developed at the Industrial Research Institute of Electronics, as an equivalent CRT Philips. For example, we can give the picture tubes used in TV sets such as "Amethyst" - Type A50-140W, "Vela" - Type A31-310W. Perhaps the greatest diagonal dimension of the produced cathode was 61 cm (tube A61-140W).
In 1974. Edward Gierek, the U.S. signed an agreement under which the plant was producing Piaseczno color picture tubes. These tubes were manufactured under license from RCA. In 1976 some of the staff went to Zelosu Polkoloru . They were, after all, good specialists monochrome television, a color picture tubes have a technology similar to the monochrome CRT. Manufacture of lamps oscilloscope was transferred to the Department of Professional Lamp, subordinate Polkolorowi. Professional Lamp Plant had at least two locations: one at ul.Bielańskiej 10 in Warsaw, the second in Piaseczno (it is not known whether the area or the area Polkoloru Zelosu). Not entirely reliable information they say on the seat at.
In the 80s, when she began the computerization of the country (Computer Junior 800) Zelos A31-tube produced a green color 310G Electrical świecenia.Parametry the tube were similar to the picture tube A31-310W. Monitor to the computer system was based on part of the TV "Neptune 150" (eliminating IF path and head). plant collapsed, and the buildings were demolished around 1998.